Going to College

College means more responsibility, more freedom, and more choices for your child than he or she may have ever had before. Making the transition can be tricky for students and parents alike.

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    Packing for College

    Want the 411 on how to pack for college? From conferring with your roommate to buying the right sheets, this set of...

    Source: National Association for College Admission Counseling
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    Fraternities and Sororities: How They Work

    There are advantages and disadvantages to being in a fraternity or sorority. The decision is an intensely personal one,...

    Source: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
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    8 Things First-Year Students Fear About College

    There’s this little secret college-bound and first-year college students outwardly deny: They are scared sick about...

    Source: Eric Digests
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    Avoiding the Sophomore Slump

    For many of you, by the time you reach sophomore year, the thrill of being "away" at college and the newness of the...

    Source: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
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    Beating the New SAT: FAQs and Ten Things To Know

    FAQs About The New SAT As we've already forcefully suggested, you must not take the SAT cold. Yeah, sure, we've heard...

    Source: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

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Kevin F. Gaw, Ph.D.

The current President of the American College Counseling Association.

Executive Editor:
College Parents of America


Jennifer Kirshman, M.Ed., Shannon Schnuck, M.Ed. & Denise Daniels, Ph.D.